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Turkey: Israel would ‘harm itself’ if it recognized Armenian genocide

A motion to hold a plenum debate on the sensitive issue was approved by the Knesset earlier this week.

Israeli officer in message to Poland at Auschwitz: “You also had a part in...

An IDF reserve service officer blamed the Polish people for their part in the Holocaust during a visit to Auschwitz last week. The officer...

Russia thwarted terror attack targeting event attended by Netanyahu, Putin

Russian officials said that a terror attack targeting an event earlier this week in Moscow was thwarted. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russia’s...

Ceremony canceled after Israeli mayor refuses to censor speech

When an Israeli mayor refused to censor the speech he was supposed to deliver at a sister-city ceremony in Poland, the ceremony was canceled....

First case based on Holocaust bill filed against Argentinian newspaper

The Polish League Against Defamation filed the first complaint to be based on Poland’s controversial Holocaust bill on Friday. The case was filed against...

US post-WWII report reveals Poles ‘persecuted the Jews as vigorously as did the Germans’

According to a US State Department report from 1946, which was obtained by the Simon Wiesenthal Center, anti-Semitism in Poland was a major part...

Holocaust bill goes into effect in Poland as Polish delegation arrives in Israel

Starting on Thursday, it is officially considered a crime in Poland to mention Poles' responsibility and complicity in Nazi crimes during World War II....

Moscow court denies appeal filed by Raoul Wallenberg’s family

A judge in Moscow has ruled to deny an appeal filed by Raoul Wallenberg’s family, which asked to see prison records that could shed...

Polish PM visits grave of Nazi collaborators amid Holocaust controversy with Israel

Shortly before he said that “there were Jewish perpetrators” in the Holocaust, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki visited a monument commemorating Poles who collaborated...

Poland launches social media campaign to defend Holocaust bill

After receiving backlash for passing the controversial legislation outlawing claims of Polish complicity in Nazi war crimes, Poland has launched a viral campaign to...